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Coat of arms of Rieux-en-Cambrésis
Coat of arms
Rieux-en-Cambrésis is located in France
Coordinates: 50°12′06″N 3°21′12″E / 50.2017°N 3.3533°E / 50.2017; 3.3533Coordinates: 50°12′06″N 3°21′12″E / 50.2017°N 3.3533°E / 50.2017; 3.3533
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Carnières
Intercommunality Cambrai
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Moussi
Area1 7.66 km2 (2.96 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,360
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59502 /59277
Elevation 43–87 m (141–285 ft)
(avg. 63 m or 207 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Rieux-en-Cambrésis is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Rieux-en-Cambrésis
The arms of Rieux-en-Cambrésis are blazoned :

Argent, a fess sable. (Linselles and Rieux-en-Cambrésis use the same arms.)

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